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Washington Performing Arts: Damien SneedSixth & I
Sat. Dec 7 Pianist, organist, vocalist, conductor, composer, producer, arranger, and educator Damien Sneed does it all.
NSO Pops: Game ON!The Kennedy Center
Wed. Jan 8, 2020 Mesmerizing celebration of symphonic video game music in its world premiere.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Thru Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Step Afrika! Step XplosionStrathmore
Sun. Jan 12, 2020 Tracing step’s roots to the African American percussive traditions of patting juba, hambone, ring shout, and tap.
Come From AwayThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 10, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020 Takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them.
Dave Koz & FriendsStrathmore
Mon. Dec 9 Koz and special guests bring the cheer like never before, performing fresh renditions of Christmas classics as well as a Hanukkah medley and hits from his catalog.
Maz JobraniThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Jan 31, 2020 Iranian American comedian and actor Maz Jobrani returns to the Kennedy Center.
NSO Pops: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix™ in ConcertThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 29 – Dec. 1 Experience the film in HD on a giant screen with composer Nicholas Hooper’s score played live by the NSO.
Washington Performing Arts: Kian SoltaniThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Jan 22, 2020 He joins acclaimed pianist Julio Elizalde for a program that ranges from Beethoven’s spirited fifth cello sonata to Arvo Pärt’s mesmerizing Fratres.
Gloria! A Baroque Italian ChristmasSaint Mark's Episcopal Church
Dec. 13 – 18 Folger Consort journeys to Venice for the holiday's with Vivaldi's beloved Gloria in D, RV589.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
Soul DivasSignature Theatre
Thru Nov. 23 Signature singers honor the celebrated chanteuses whose unbelievable voices lifted our spirits.
NSO Pops: A Holiday Pops! with Leslie Odom, Jr.The Kennedy Center
Dec. 13 – 14
WNO: The Magic FluteThe Kennedy Center
Nov. 22 – 23
Live DangerouslyNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jan. 20, 2020
Washington Performing Arts: Midori & ThibaudetStrathmore
Sat. Jan 25, 2020
A Christmas CarolFord's Theatre
Thru Jan. 1, 2020
The Second City's Love, FactuallyThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 3 – 29
National Philharmonic: Handel's MessiahStrathmore
Dec. 21 – 22
Choral Arts Society of Washington: A Family ChristmasThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Dec 24
A Christmas CarolMulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab
Nov. 29 – Dec. 29
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
The Washington Chorus: A Candlelight ChristmasThe Kennedy Center
Dec. 15 – 22
Embassy of Slovakia: Gala Holiday ConcertEmbassy of Slovakia
Wed. Dec 4